Good Morning, Quilters!
I recognize the line between Needs and Wants is blurry–especially when it comes to quilt notions….
But when I saw these colorful Tula Pink scissors–they went straight to the need category!
I wasn’t sure about the snips…but who doesn’t like a matched set??
–like a sweater set…(am I showing my age?!)
So both the iridescent scissors and the snips came home with me…(insert smiley face!)
Once I tried the snips…I realized they were actually a NEED too! I’ve always used small scissors to snip my threads. Now I’m a convert!
DIDN’T MAKE THE CUT
In other news, I just received a package from my publisher, Martingale, with all the samples and quilts I sent off for my book.
This version of The Square Flower (page 96) didn’t make the book…
(One can’t take these things personally-LOL!)
I wanted to demonstrate that the Square Flower can be stitched into any shape–like diamonds shown here.
Wouldn’t this be a fabulous quilt border???
I think I will go buy a bouquet of yellow Daffodils…
What about YOU?
Any great finds at YOUR local quilt shop lately?
Have you tried any motifs from Free Motion Machine Quilting 1-2-3?
We’d LOVE to hear!
PS…Confession: (I have to admit…the Tula Pink scissors weren’t the only “needs” from my last trip…more next week…ssshhhhhh!)
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